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Forum: Trivia 04 October 2015, 08:54 AM
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The terms 'occidental' (western) and 'oriental'...

The terms 'occidental' (western) and 'oriental' (eastern) predate the colonisation of the US. They make a lot more sense from a European perspective where the Orient really is to the east.
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